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Toilet Maintenance Tips

Ok folks, it’s time to talk toilet maintenance. It’s a busy time of year and a lot of families often have visitors for trekking in for the holidays which means the ‘ole john’ will be getting a little more love than usual. Making sure your toilet is in tip top shape will keep things running smoothly, so […]

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Sink & Bathtub Drain Protectors: Our Top 3 Picks!

It may not be the most glamorous topic, but sink and bathtub drain protectors play an important role in your home plumbing. They’re small and often times overlooked, but these gadgets will help keep your home’s pipes flowing smoothly. It is a preventative plumbing step that can be taken with a price tag of under […]

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New Refrigerator and Ice Maker? Hire a Plumber!

A new refrigerator can absolutely be an exciting purchase and one that should last you a decade, or longer. Today’s refrigerators are rich in technology and innovation and most come with a factory-installed ice maker and water dispenser. If you have recently bought a fridge with an ice maker, chances are you will need to hire […]

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Buying a Home? Have the Plumbing Inspected!

Buying a home is a huge investment as we all know. Let’s say you find the home of your dreams: it has everything you want from the right amount of bedrooms to that massive backyard you’ve always dreamed of. But what about the parts of the house that you don’t see or think about? Things […]

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Your 2015 Home and Plumbing Checklist

The New Year is right around the corner and 2015 will be here before your know it. After the craziness of the holidays is over, our homes need our attention. It might be a garbage disposal that is broken or a sink that is stopped up. No matter what is going on, it is never […]

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Don’t Let Pumpkin Carvings Spook Your Plumbing!

Carving pumpkins is an age-old Halloween tradition that is fun for the whole family. But they are also a leading cause of some terrifying plumbing problems. During this time of the year, the millions of pumpkins that are being carved are creating a ton of leftover pulp. Many homeowners begin the carving process by opening […]

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Summer is Here! How to Get Your House Plumbing Ready

Summer is here and it is an exciting transition from springtime! But it is also a time to take action in your home to avoid potential plumbing, drain systems and sewer system problems. Here are some tips from North County Plumbing to get help get your home in tiptop shape for the warm weather. These steps […]

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Summer is Coming! How to Prepare Your Air Conditioner

Picture this: It is the first day of summer. It is sweltering outside and inside your home the temperature is rising. You flip on the switch on your air conditioner and…nothing happens. Avoid this scenario by properly taking care of your unit and prepping it for the upcoming summer. Now is the time to get your […]

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How Old are Your Washing Machine Hoses?

The front of your washing machine is within your immediate visibility on a regular basis, but how often do you look at or check the hoses that supply hot and cold water to your machine? If you are like most people, your hoses are not something you think about until they fail. But that is […]

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Common Mistakes When Installing a Dishwasher

A lot of homeowners love the thought of doing projects by themselves without hiring a professional. DIY excitement can sometimes get the best of us. When it comes to installing appliances in your home, such as a dishwasher, there are many mistakes that can be made. You must follow the directions EXACTLY to ensure the […]

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